Advice and guidance

This section sets out to give you guidance through the different procedures related to Building Control and the Regulations. Follow the links to the left to the relevant areas, or if you have any other queries regarding any aspect of Building Control please contact us at our offices. Check out the Interactive Guide to the Building Regulations.

LABC homeowner questions LABC logo

This list of questions has been produced to help and advise homeowners of why and when you will require Building Control for your home improvement projects. View the Homeowner questions on the LABC website.

Sustainability GuideGuide to sustainability

View our handy ebook Planning and Building Control Guide to Sustainability, focusing on what sustainability means from a Building Control & Planning point of view. Including topics such as energy consumption, renewable energy and water management.

Renovating your home

View our handy ebook Guide to Renovating your Home, taking you through the process of improving your home by making the most of the space you've already got.